I have absolutely no use for Bill Gate’s junky, almost usless OS. Views Read View source View history. I got the same result – computer froze 2 seconds after inserting the device. They love it too. Capacity of the 4MB model is data points depending on the amount of logged details, battery capacity is around hrs.
|Date Added:||9 May 2016|
|File Size:||18.90 Mb|
|Operating Systems:||Windows NT/2000/XP/2003/2003/7/8/10 MacOS 10/X|
|Price:||Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]|
I have used ordinary Garmin navigator befor but cost of it several times more than Holux. Introduction USB interface and saves critical satellite data by built—in backup memory.
Do you get the same freeze result if you plug it into a different USB port? More items related to this product. Originally Posted by garybech I finally uninstalled the driver went into Gg213u manager and brought up the driver tab of the red X’d device and clicked Uninstall and was presented with the opportunity to check a box to physically remove the drivers from the system, which I did.
Thanks again Terry, I can’t get to that point because whenever I gg213u it in my computer freezes. When I first tried it out at home the unit worked fine twice.
It featured a magnet; useful to fix it on the car roof. Worked as stated om both Windows and Linux. This page was last edited on 24 Novemberat This is a Bluetooth device, about the size of a small matchbox 67 x Its lithium battery lasts about 10 hours, and is a standard model so you can get a cheap spare from eBay, etc. The Holux navigator g213u re-acquire satellite signals in ms. I rebooted again then plugged the device back into the USP port that worked that worked a few minutes before and the computer froze.
Holux GRU & Windows 7 HP Bit – Laptop GPS World
It will be similar to this screen capture. I unplugged and then plugged it into the second one. Dave, try this to find that driver: I have absolutely no use for Bill Gate’s junky, almost usless OS. The receiver has been assigned COM3 and works holuux. This was a simple receiver that could be connected to any computer.
Holux GRu GPS Receiver
Next I went to Holux’s web site and downloaded the latest driver even though it implied it might work with Win 7 it hilux address at all the Bit issue. You can charge it via mini-USB but can’t transmit data over this, as you need a special cable from Holux. There fr213u obviously something about the particular driver you have that Win7 64 bit objects to and the driver is still somewhere on your computer.
We recommend you get something else instead. I now have the maping software and other software rg213u works with the GPS, maping and other technical software for my work. It is a sealed unit with a rechargeable lithium ion battery. I went through the same process as I did with the first driver with the same result. Fast shipping and handeling. Bought it to use it in my boat. They have not bothered to even respond. Strange – I have 3 USP ports.
The computer freezes about 2 seconds after I plug in the device.
I bought a Holux GRU as a backup for my chartplotter. To make it run under Linux, just compile your kernel with support for pl serial-to-usb as a module or into hlouxthen everything should be fine with GPSd. Personally I cannot give it any stars at all.
If not, you can search for something similar for Win7. Receiver should be up to 3 meters away.